Nov 23, 2012 True or false: Black Friday is the busiest shopping day of the year. Purdue University professor Richard Feinberg says false. He debunks some common assumptions about the holiday shopping season and offers sound advice.
Nov 22, 2012 Most people don't go to Black Friday's early store openings. But for retailers, it's like an arms race. If their competitors open early, they have to respond.
Nov 19, 2012 Businesses from insurance to over-the-counter medicine see the crowds attracted by Black Friday shopping and figure out ways to cash in.
Oct 31, 2012 Companies walk a fine line between compassion and commercialism when it comes to disasters.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Oct 31, 2012 If you’re looking to buy a car anytime soon, you may get a case of déjà vu: Carmakers keep recycling old names.
Oct 24, 2012 From "Assurance" to "Esurance" to "preventistry," companies and marketers are increasingly creating new words to describe their businesses and what they offer.
Oct 11, 2012 The hamburger chain is updating its logo and look for the first time in 30 years, trying to rise above its fast-food competitors when fast food has lost some of its appeal.
Oct 11, 2012 The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency has released a report on alleged doping by retired cyclist and cancer survivor Lance Armstrong. But support for Armstrong's charitable organization Livestrong may be immune.
Sep 26, 2012 Millenials have been dealt a bad financial hand. Experts share a few tips to make it better.